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LeoVegas Casino Loves Crowning Millionaires – Join The Jackpot Festival Now

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Bookies predict that England and New Zealand will come face to face at World Cup finals

The highly anticipated Rugby World Cup 2015 kicked off last Friday in England, with a lot of adrenaline-filled matches lined up until the 31st of October. While elite rugby teams vie for their shot at the William Webb Ellis trophy in the next few weeks, punters are also getting their piece of the action at the betting lines of various bookmakers. An article published by the International Business Times on 18th September 2015, tells how twenty teams from across the world will compete against each other, throughout the six week duration, to dethrone New Zealand as the reigning world cup champions. According to the news source, this year’s Rugby World Cup is expected to be the ‘biggest competition in the sport’s 28-year professional history’, with record breaking ticket sales reaching above 2.25 million. The highly anticipated international sports event is said to expect a global audience of around four billion. The twenty elite rugby teams from across the world are pooled into four groups and will try to outplay one another to have a shot at the world cup title. Group A is comprised of Australia, England, Wales, Fiji, and Uruguay while Group B pools together the two-time champions South Africa with Samoa, Japan, Scotland, and the USA. Meanwhile, Group C brings together reigning world cup champions New Zealand with Argentina, Tonga, Georgia, and Namibia. Group D is composed of France, Ireland, Italy, Canada, and Romania. The news source reports that while Southern Hemisphere nations New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa are natural contenders for the title, it looks like Northern Hemisphere nations Ireland and England pose as major threats for the reigning champions. According to odds posted by OddsChecker.com, the current betting odds at [...]

Rousey early favorite to beat Holm at UFC 195

Even though UFC 195 is still months away, punters have heavily favored the reigning UFC world bantamweight champion to emerge victorious in the match up against Holly Holm. Various news sources have reported on Friday that the opening odds heavily favour Ronda Rousey with the challenger a huge underdog at +825. To anyone who’s always updated with the action at The Octagon, the current odds at the betting lines come as no surprise because of Rousey’s undefeated streak.  In an article published by MMA Junkie dated 22nd August, “Rowdy” is currently 12-0 at the MMA and 6-0 at the UFC, beating her last three opponents and defending her title.  According to the article from FanSided published on 22nd August, Rousey dominated in The Octagon during the matches against Alexis Davis, Cat Zingano, and most recently, Bethe “The Pitbull” Correia in a combined 64 seconds.  In the news article published by FOX Sports on Friday, the reigning champion made the announcement about her next match on “Good Morning America”. Rousey successfully defended her title against the Brazilian Correia during UFC 190 last August 1 at Rio de Janeiro.  According to the article from ESPN dated 2nd August, Rowdy easily locked her sixth UFC title defense by knocking out the challenger within 34 seconds in the first round, making The Pitbull’s record 9-1.  Since the defeat on that Saturday night, Correia has been asking for a rematch against the champion.  In an article published by Youth Health dated 22nd August, it is rumored that a possible rematch between the two fighters will most likely take place next year. In another article published by MMA Junkie dated 22nd August, the challenger may be a lesser known name in [...]

Swift’s ‘Bad Blood’ is betting favorite for VMA’s Video of the Year

With the official list of nominees released earlier this week, punters are racing to the betting lines to put their money behind their favorites in this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. In an article published on MTV’s website, there are five nominations for 2015’s Video of the Year. The nominations include Beyoncé for ‘7-11’, Ed Sheeran’s hit single ‘Thinking Out Loud’, Taylor Swift’s star-studded ‘Bad Blood’ that features co-nominee Kendrick Lamar, the catchy ‘Uptown Funk’ from Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, and Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Alright’. The nominations were announced on Apple’s Beats 1 radio show last Monday. Though the VMA’s are still too far away, it seems that punters have already picked their favorites this early on. According to the betting odds from Betfair and Paddy Power, punters are putting their money behind Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar to snag a Moonman by the end of the night for Video of the Year. Betfair has placed the two music videos on the top spot with odds of 5/4. Queen B’s ‘7-11’ garners the third spot with Betfair with odds of 9/2, ‘Uptown Funk’ is in fourth place with 11/2, while ‘Thinking Out Loud’ is in last place. Meanwhile, Paddy Power’s betting lines tell a different story. In an article published by Bet Special yesterday, the bookmaker has placed Beyoncé’s ‘7-11’ in the last spot with odds of 12/1. ‘Alright’ has a lower odd of winning according to Paddy Power with 7/1, while the British pop singer’s ‘Thinking Out Loud’ is at third place with 11/4. Ronson is the runner up at 2/1 while Swift’s ‘Bad Blood’ is the forerunner for the award with odds of 6/4. The announcement of this year’s nominees has caused a [...]

Global Gaming Network sells fantasy sports assets

The US based digital entertainment company Global Gaming Network (GBGM) has recently announced the sale of certain assets of its Amped Fantasy Sports and Sports Alert to investors Lux Digital Pictures GmbH Partners. GBGM also announced that it will be focusing on the B2B market for customized fantasy games. The digital entertainment investment company entered into an Exchange and Asset Purchase Agreement with the digital media firm StreamTrack for the latter’s acquisition of the fantasy sports assets. Founded nearly two decades ago, the Global Gaming Network is a company that serves as a developer, distributor and aggregator of digital entertainment and also provides sports information for online and mobile. The Los Angeles based company is best known for owning and operating Amped Fantasy Sports and Sports Alert. Amped Fantasy Sports is a website that provides daily and weekly fantasy sports contests which allows it users legally bet on sporting events. Sports Alert on the other hand is an independent mobile sports information service that provides real time score updates via subscribers’ mobile phones in the United States and Canada. Under the terms of agreement, StreamTrack acquired the infrastructures (eg. source codes, email and SMS system, automated gaming system) for both Amped and Sports Alert; over 100,000 registered users of both sports services; the intellectual property rights, website, contracts and agreements, internet servers, modems, artwork, contracts and agreement and marketing materials for both fantasy sports names; and a total of 29 domain names in the sports and fantasy related industries. GBGM received convertible preferred shares in StreamTrack amounting to $120,000 as consideration for the sale. The Santa Barbara based digital media firm offers audio and video streaming services to online and terrestrial radio stations as well [...]

Gaming1 launches fully-responsive casino and sportsbook platforms

Brussels based online gaming provider Gaming1 has recently launched the first fully-responsive version of its managed casino and sportsbook platform. The new platforms aim to address the growing demand for mobile betting and gaming. Gaming1’s new site will now provide players with a consistent look and feel, featuring a responsive design that automatically adjusts to both size and orientation, depending on the device and operating system each player uses. The site also offers licensees the opportunity to create a bespoke user experience. Gaming1 is a full service online gaming provider that is specialized in developing and delivering high performance online casino and sports betting products. With products and services ranging from consultancy to gaming platforms to technical services, the provider focuses on helping land based casino owners and operators who are ready to take the leap forward – by bringing their casino games online. With core values of performance, integrity, involvement, team spirit and fun, Gaming1 and its team of experts and professionals has continued to become one of the most successful gaming partners in the world who have helped many operators take it to the next level in every step of the way. Belgian gaming market leader Circus became the first operator to take advantage of Gaming1’s new and innovative technology. The service is already available in regulated markets around the world. The Circus Group operates the Circus.be online gaming portal that ensures players endless gaming fun. The site currently offers sports betting and casino games such as slot machines, roulettes and video poker. The leading operator also owns and operates 15 gaming rooms across Belgium, the land based casino of Spa and Namur and the poker website, pokerstars.be. According to Karim El Grab, [...]

Bwin.party suffers loss in opening quarter

The digital entertainment company bwin.party has recently released its financial performance in the opening quarter of 2015, which reflected a revenue amounting to €155.3 million. This is a 6% year-on-year decrease compared to the €165.7 million posted in the same quarter last year. Bwin.party continues to struggle performance wise as observed in the opening quarter. The group’s performance has been impacted by unfavorable European football results and a continuous decline in the performances of its online casino and poker product areas. Despite this, the report highlighted that nationally regulated and taxed market represented 62% of the total revenue compared to last year’s 56%, while mobile/touch represented 30% the gross gaming revenue during the period compared to 17% in 2014. Formed in March 2011 from the merger of bwin Interactive Entertainment AG and PartyGaming Plc, bwin.party serves millions of players worldwide in multiple languages and broad range of currencies. The digital entertainment company has four product areas - online sports betting, poker, casino and bingo – which are marketed under some of the world’s leading gaming brands such as bwin, partypoker, partycasino and FoxyBingo. The company management also stated that its cost saving of €15 million per annum are on-track for this year with the completion of bwin.party’s technology integration, the sale of its non-core businesses and a more efficient, product-led marketing spend. With its mobile drive expansion strategies, the operator increased its sports betting revenues by 9% to €738 million. However, unfavorable results impacted the gross win margin down to 8.7%, compared to last year’s 10.3% which is reflected on sports betting revenues amounting of €58 million. Mobile represented 41% of the total sports betting gross gaming revenue in the first quarter. Elsewhere, the company’s [...]

Yahoo looks to expand into daily fantasy sports

Yahoo has recently announced that it plans to expand and compete in the burgeoning daily fantasy sports betting scene in the United States. The digital media company aims to be the third biggest player in the field. Yahoo’s Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer announced the future product launch during the company’s first-quarter earnings call. Mayer adds that the digital media giant aims to release the new product by the third quarter of 2015. Founded back in 1994 by Jerry Yang and David Filo then named as Jerry and David’s Guide to the World Wide Web, Yahoo became one of the most popular Internet companies in the world. The company was incorporated the following year and was renamed Yahoo. Known worldwide for its search engine, the multinational Internet Corporation offers a wide range of related services such as email, news, finance, groups, advertising, online mapping and social media. Yahoo currently has a dedicated coverage for the fantasy sports market and was one of the digital media companies that offered fantasy sports products. In daily fantasy sports, participants play the role of team owners who can choose their own line up of real life athletes who participate in professional sports leagues. The better the statistics of the athlete in real life games, the better are the participant’s chances of winning real money prizes in daily match-ups against other participants. But unlike other online betting games, daily fantasy sports are considered 'skills games' and are legal in the United States. In the past few years, the daily fantasy sports sector continues to grow in popularity in the US. The market is currently dominated by FanDuel and DraftKings with last year’s revenues amounting to $57 million and $30 million [...]

Quickspin inks deal with iGame Group

Swedish game studio developer Quickspin recently announced that it has signed a new deal with gaming operator iGame Group. Under the agreement, the iGame Group shall have complete access of Quickspin’s full suite of games that are available online and through mobile. The gaming operator’s numerous brands such as Leijona Casino, Kolikkopelit, Hertat and 24hCasino, shall launch new titles in addition to the existing offering of more than 100 slots. The Scandanavian gaming operator is one of the leading names in the Nordic gaming market. With years of experience in the gaming sector and strengthened after the merger of two gaming companies in May of last year, the iGame Group continues to bring quality and fun gaming experiences to its one million registered players worldwide in eight different languages. The operator is known for owning and operating internationally recognized gaming sites such as iGame.com and 24hBet.com. With its goal of being the leading online gaming company in the Scandanavian market and beyond, the iGame Group currently manages several online gaming sites filled with new and exciting real money games. The newly signed content agreement with Quickspin is in line with the iGame Group’s mission of providing the best service and overall experience for their growing number of players. This fits with their strategy in taking over the Scandanavian market and new areas by retaining current players and attracting new ones. According to Patrick Azzopardi, iGame Group’s Head of Brands, they are excited with this new partnership with Quickspin as it is in line with their commitment of delivering the hottest new content to their casino players. Azzopardi also notes that the developer’s innovative and high quality games and gamification functionality will be a fantastic addition [...]